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Hwang, David Henry 1957-

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Most widely held works by David Henry Hwang
Possession by Sarah Michelle Gellar( Visual )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life and work. Despite her skepticism, the two begin to investigate, and uncover a wealth of information about the affair between the two poets
Ainadamar by Osvaldo Golijov( Recording )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stirring tale of political and artistic courage. Dawn Upshaw sings the role created for her as she reminisces about the martyred Spanish writer Federico Garcia Lorca in a series of flamenco-drenched dream-like flashbacks
Audition monologs for student actors : selections from contemporary plays( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of monologues for competitive auditions and studio exercises
Moving parts : monologues from contemporary plays( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 125 monologues by Mamet, Shepard, August Wilson, and others
Between worlds : contemporary Asian-American plays( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best short plays( )

in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FOB and other plays by David Henry Hwang( Book )

8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden child by David Henry Hwang( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creating his most personal and emotional work to date, David Henry Hwang draws on the true stories told to him by his grandmother of his great-grandfather's break with Confucian tradition by his conversion to Christianity, and the eventual unbinding of his daughter's feet. Golden Child explores the impact of these decisions on each of his great-grandfather's three wives, and succeeding generations
Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida : original Broadway cast recording by Elton John( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying to find Chinatown : the selected plays by David Henry Hwang( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Butterfly by David Cronenberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French civil service officer risks and then abandons everything in his life in his obsessive pursuit of a enigmatic Chinese opera diva who harbors a secret
Aida by Elton John( )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Butterfly : a drama by David Henry Hwang( Recording )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by an actual espionage scandal, a French diplomat discovers the startling truth about his Chinese mistress
Chinglish : a play by David Henry Hwang( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chinglish is a hilarious comedy about the challenges of doing business in a country whose language - and underlying cultural assumptions - can be worlds apart from those of the West. The play tells the adventures of Daniel, an American business-everyman from the Midwest, who hopes to establish his family's sign-making business in China, only to learn what is lost and found in translation."--Back cover
David Henry Hwang( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Henry Hwang has experienced stereotyping firsthand. Today, he dedicates his work as a successful dramatist to dispelling those hackneyed portrayals of Asian-Americans that he encountered in his youth. In this program, ABC News correspondent John Yang interviews the Tony Award-winning playwright who brought M. Butterfly to Broadway and whose latest effort, a contemporary version of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Flower Drum Song, renovates and reshapes the roles of the characters in the musical
The flower drum song by C. Y Lee( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To create something new, we must first love what is old." So says a character in David Henry Hwang's updated book to the 1958 Broadway musical Flower Drum Song by Richard Rogers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joseph Fields. This new, fully revised Fower Drum Song includes David Henry Hwang's updated text; an introduction by Hwang and and afterword by Karen Wada, carefully documenting the long and vital history of this landmark musical. -- Back cover
New plays USA 1 by Theatre Communications Group( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yellow face by David Henry Hwang( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this mock-documentary play, David Henry Hwang puts himself center stage, as he uses the controversy over color-blind casting for Miss Saigon and the racially motivated federal investigation of his own father to explore Asian identity and the ever-changing definition of what it is to be an American."--Cover
The theatre of David Henry Hwang by Esther Kim Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with his "Trilogy of Chinese America," Esther Kim Lee traces all major phases of David Henry Hwang's playwriting career. Utilizing historical and dramaturgical analysis, she argues that Hwang has developed a unique style of meta-theatricality and irony in writing plays that are both politically charged and commercially viable. This book also features three essays written by scholars of Asian American theater and a comprehensive list of primary and secondary sources on his oeuvre
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A compilation of dramatic scenes from various Broadway plays, as performed on the Tony Awards by the original cast members between 1969 and 2001
 
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Audition monologs for student actors : selections from contemporary plays
Alternative Names
David Henry Hwang Amerikaans dramaturg

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Huang, Che-lun 1957-

Huang, Zhelun 1957-

Hwang, David

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Hwang, David Henry 1957-

Дэвид Генри Хван

دیوید هنری هوانق

ウォン, デイヴィッド・ヘンリー

デビッド・ヘンリー・ファン

黃, 哲倫 1957-

黃哲倫

Languages
English (170)

Spanish (14)

French (6)

German (5)

Italian (2)

Covers
Moving parts : monologues from contemporary playsBetween worlds : contemporary Asian-American playsGolden childTrying to find Chinatown : the selected playsM. ButterflyAidaM. Butterfly : a dramaThe flower drum song